DALE CITY, Va. — Billy Ray Hale, 66, passed away on April 10, 2013. Billy was born in Pine Bluff, Ark., to William C. and Willie Mae. After high school, Billy joined the Marine Corps and retired Master Sergeant after 20 years of service and continued to work as a defense contractor.
Billy will be deeply missed by his surviving wife of 39 years, Yasuko and their children William Raymond and Lisa Marie. Billy is also survived by two children of previous marriage Detrice Lea and Travis Jay. He is also survived by his older sister Willie Mae married to Tommy and younger brother Bo married to Judy and younger brother Johnny married to Brenda who all live in Arkansas. He will be greatly missed by all his family and many friends including his brother-in-law Zenko who came from China to see him.
Family and Friends will gather on Sunday April 14, 2013 from 2-6 p.m. at Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home 4143 Dale Blvd Dale City, Va. 22193 for a public wake. A graveside service will be held at Quantico National Cemetery 18424 Joplin Road, Triangle, Va. 22172 on Monday April 15, 2013 at 11:00am.